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List of Famous Executioners

List of famous executioners, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top executioners in the world? This includes the most prominent executioners, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable executioners is in alphabetical order and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic executioners were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned executioners.

These items, like Erich Mielke and Albert Pierrepoint include images when available.

From reputable, prominent, and well known executioners to the lesser known executioners of today, these are some of the best professionals in the executioner field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous executioners ever?" and "What are the names of famous executioners?" then you're in the right place. (59 items)
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    Alfred Allen 1888

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    Bartholomew Binns 1839

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    Charles-Henri Sanson 1739

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    Chris Barnard

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    Edwin Davis

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    Fernand Meyssonnier 1931

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    George Brown

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    George Maledon 1830

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    George Smith 1805

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    Henry Pierrepoint 1878

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    Henry-Clément Sanson

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    James Berry 1852

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    James Billington 1847

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    Jan Mydlář 1572

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    Jean-François Heidenreich 1811

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    Johann Reichhart 1893

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    John Billington 1880

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    John Ellis 1874

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    John Hulbert

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    Joseph Malta 1918

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    Jules-Henri Desfourneaux 1877

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    Lorenz Schwietz 1850

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    Louis Congo

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    Marcel Chevalier 1921

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    Mathieu Léveillé 1709

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    Maurice Meyssonnier

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    Per Petter Christiansson Steineck 1822

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    Richard Brandon

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    Robert Anderson Evans

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    Robert Baxter 1878

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    Robert Leslie Stewart 1918

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    Saint Evilasius

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    Stanley Cross 1892

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    Stefan Böhm 1741

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    Thomas Billington 1872

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